Pelargonium grandiflorum Willd.

Geranium, Large-flower Geranium


Family: Geraniaceae

Genus: Pelargonium

Category: Shrub

Size: To 30" tall

Description: 

Smooth, glaucous foliage, dull green, palmately lobed, coarsely toothed margins. White to pink flowers with dark splotches on the upper petals in summer.

History: 

Published in Sp. Pl., ed. 4 3(1): 674 in 1800.

Synonym Geranium grandiflorum Andrews nom. illeg. later homonym.

Native to South Africa.

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